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Is your goal to go to a university?

You are in the right place! UCC can get you there. Just take a look at some of our transfer degrees ...

Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer


The AAOT degree is designed for students planning to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program in the Oregon University System enabling a student to enter as a junior.

Oregon Transfer Module


The OTM is an approved 45 credits of general education courses that are common among Oregon's colleges and universities. Courses are selected from an approved list of general education requirements.

Associate of Science


The AS degree is designed for students who plan to transfer and complete a Bachelor of Science degree at a four-year institution and allows them to focus on their major requirements.

Associate of General Studies


The AGS is a flexible degree option that enables a student to complete an associate degree that is tailored to the general education requirements of the transfer school.

Transfer degrees can be tailored to the following focus areas:

University Transfer Programs

Arts & Communication AAOT AS
Communication Studies: Journalism  
Communication Studies: Public Relations  
Communication Studies: Speech Communications  
Fine Art (Art Education, Art History, Pre-Architecture, Studio Art, & Visual Communications)  
Music Studies  
Music Studies: SOU Transfer  
Music Studies: Entertainment Technology  
Theatre Arts  
World Languages  
Business & Management AAOT AS
Business Administration: SOU Transfer
Agricultural Business Management: OSU Transfer - New!
Computer Science, Engineering. & Industrial Systems AAOT AS
Computer Science: ASOT
Surveying & Geomatics
Education AAOT AS
Early Childhood Development: SOU Transfer  
Education: Primary & Secondary  
Fitness & Recreation AAOT AS
Outdoor Recreation  
Forestry AAOT AS
Forestry Programs Overview    
Forest Engineering: OSU Transfer
Forest Landscape Processes: OSU Transfer  
Forest Management: OSU Transfer
Forest Operations: OSU Transfer
Health Services AAOT AS
Health, Health Education, Health Care Administration  
Medical Technology  
Pre-Professional Health Care  
Human Services & Public Safety AAOT AS
Criminal Justice: SOU Transfer
Human Services: SOU Transfer
Sciences AAOT AS
Natural Resources: OSU Transfer
Social Sciences AAOT AS
International Studies  
Political Science  

Start College as a UCC River Hawk!

Start college as a River Hawk

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Finish college as a Duck, Beaver, or whatever you like!

When you start college at UCC, you can build your study skills to a university level because our faculty and student services will help you build your skills. Plus, you will spend less money because UCC costs less than a public university. If you already live in the area, you'll save money by living close by. Finally, you can apply for UCC Foundation scholarships that are available twice a year. There are a lot of reasons to start your adventure at UCC! Check out these fast facts:

Tuition and Fees

Students who attend their first two years at UCC prior to tranferring to a four-year school can save around $11,000 in educational costs.

Costs Breakdown per Credit

Tuition Per Credit Hour $97
Technology Fee $7.50
Success Fee $2
Student Activity Fee $3
Legacy Fee $8
Instructional Fee $3
Total Cost Per Credit $120.50

Tuition Comparison

 tuition comparison

UCC Foundation

In 2016-17 the UCC Foundation awarded 243 scholarships to 182 students and raised $450,563 specifically for scholarships.

Through the UCC Foundation, 287 donors gave more than 1.17 million dollars.

The Foundation's 2017 Employee Giving Campaign was a huge success with 53% of faculty and staff participating. Employees of UCC raised more than $23,000 for UCC students and programs. 

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What our students say ...

"The quality of the professors, school, and overall education is great compared to the cost of attendance." - Tyler G.

"The UCC Community has become my extended family." - Jantyne B.

"At UCC I found true inspiration in the success stories of my peers." - Amanda B.

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Step 1

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  • The FAFSA helps you get ...
  • Government loans
  • Scholarships
  • Work study opportunities

Step 2

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Apply to UCC

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  • Student ID
  • Next enrollment steps

Step 3

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  • Complete enrollment requirements
  • Estimate your potential for success
  • Find out which classes are right for you

Money for College

How can you pay for all this? Good question. Right? There are hundreds of thousands (more like millions) of dollars available. It is possible to leave college without debt! (Yes. You read that correctly!) Devoting some time and effort to securing money for college can pay off BIG.

Enrollment Events & Open Houses

Visit the UCC campus for one of our enrollment events! Find out what UCC is all about. Talk to an academic advisor, apply for College, get information on education programs, and learn about financial aid.

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